On Saturday, September 10, The Optimist Club of Carlsbad presented Lukas Weaver, Boy Scout with Carlsbad Troop 784, a check for $250 towards his Eagle Scout project. Lukas will be installing cement anchors and benches in the lunch area at Calavera Hills Middle School. He will also be planting drought-tolerant plants in the area, and will be working with the Environmental Science Club at the middle school. Lukas used to attend this middle school and the adjacent elementary school, and he wanted a way to give back to the school. Currently, Lukas is a junior at Sage Creek High School.
On Saturday, August 6, a few members of our club and members of the Sage Creek High School Junior
Optimist Club assisted Boy Scout Colton Dister and other scouts from Troop 750 with installing nine Solar Walk sign posts along the trail of Calavera Hills near Lake Calavera. Expected completion of Colton Dister’s Eagle Scout Project is end of August 2016.
On Saturday, April 30, the officers of the Sage Creek High School Junior Optimist Club were officially inducted by President Irene Chow Pong. The officers are Lily Prince (Treasurer), Angelina Rocca (Secretary), William Maas (Vice President), and Brianna Bunchman (President, not pictured). These officers are also members of the high school’s track and field team and are currently in their Junior year at the school. There are currently 15 members that regularly attend their club meetings. We look forward to supporting their efforts!